2 Injured in Palmdale Car Crash on SR-14 near East Barrels Springs Road
Palmdale, California (June 23, 2022) – According to the California Highway Patrol, two people were hospitalized after a four-vehicle accident on Wednesday evening in Palmdale.
Authorities said they received the crash news at about 11:15 p.m. Wednesday, June 22, on southbound SR-14 near East Barrels Springs Road.
Police said two cars collided for reasons still under investigation. The two cars reportedly burst into flames following the crash. One of the vehicles overturned sideways due to the impact.
Responding medical personnel took two people injured in the collision to a local medical center for treatment. The severity of their injuries wasn’t disclosed by officials.
Authorities arrested one man in connection to the incident.
A SigAlert was issued by the CHP officials closing all the southbound 14 Freeway. The closure of lanes gave way to investigation and clearing operations.
An investigation is ongoing.